Tag: Vintage

Gold and Alchemy

This Saturday’s wedding was another joint venture with our REPLAY chums.  Colleen performed during the Ceremony, The Candies entertained during the Vin D’honneur and REPLAY played after dinner. The venue was in the north of the Dordogne in the village of Jumilhac Le Grand.  The village lies on the road followed by Richard the Lionheart and is also on one…

Garden Party Party

We met todays couple a few months ago at one of our campsite gigs (they’d seen us previously and already booked us for their wedding) and they dropped by backstage to introduce themselves.  Their wedding had been planned as an informal affair in the garden of the village house… and whilst it was informal, it was also rather special. Some…

VINTAGE!!

It’s no secret that The Candies love a little vintage.  We love the music, the fashion, the styling… even the lipstick! and it appears we’re not alone. Today I read an article on BridalGuide.com about the five hottest trends in 2017… and you guessed it…  Vintage is # 2!  They say that the vintage wedding trend is still going strong,…

Shade With a View

We first met Aurelie and Olivier in February to discuss their wedding plans.  As is often the case with French weddings, today’s couple held their legal wedding ceremony at the local Mairie.  Following this, they arrived in style with their huge entourage of family and friends for a ceremony in the gardens of the ancient church at St Privet de…

French Wedding

Several months ago we were contacted by a French couple who LOVE everything vintage and retro; they wanted a Candy Wedding and of course… Candies being Candies… we had to say yes. The wedding was held at the Domaine équestre de Lauzerte, which is a large complex with a Salle de Fetes, several mobile homes and holiday chalets and many,…

Fabulously Vintage

Whether your event is a champagne reception, a corporate event, networking meeting or pre-dinner Christmas drinks, a vibrant yet subtle atmosphere is essential to welcome your guests or clients. The Candies charm your guests with up to two hours of close harmonies and popular hits. The fabulously Vintage set is smooth and subtle; predominantly and shamelessly vintage with a sprinkling…

Barcelona Baby!

From the 24th to the 27th April 2017, OneOcean Port Vell, Barcelona will host the 29th MYBA Charter Show. This is one of the most important international exhibitions dedicated to Charter professionals and Superyachts. And why does this concern The Candies?  Well one of the show’s prestigious exhibitors, Bluewater Yacht Charter, is hosting a very modern afternoon tea party… three…